The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

The Comedy About A Bank Robbery Tickets

Mischief Theatre’s smash-and-grab hit The Comedy About A Bank Robbery is a fast, fabulous comedy caper and the funniest show in the West End!

Summer 1958. Minneapolis City Bank has been entrusted with a priceless diamond. An escaped convict is dead set on pocketing the gem with the help of his screwball sidekick, trickster girlfriend… and the maintenance man. With mistaken identities, love triangles and hidden agendas, even the most reputable can’t be trusted. In a town where everyone’s a crook, who will end up bagging the jewel?

Book now for this dynamite comedy. It would be criminal to miss it!

★★★★★ "This is the funniest show in the West End" The Telegraph

★★★★★ "A fast and fabulous comedy caper is a joyful night out" The Times


Key Information

Booking from:
Sat 16th December 2017

Booking until:
Sun 4th November 2018

Min price: £13.00
Max price: £93.00

Running time:
2 hours 20 minutes (One interval)


What the Press Say

This is the funniest show in the West End
- The Telegraph

A Fast and fabulous comedy caper is a joyful night out
- The Times

The best new comedy to open straight onto the West End in decades
- Time Out

Thrillingly inventive and lung-bustingly funny
- The Guardian

A night of spectacular madness
- WhatsOnStage.com

Laughing all the way to the bank
- Financial Times

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Criterion Theatre Information

Address: Criterion Theatre, Piccadilly Circus, London, SW1Y 4XA

London Underground Nearest tube: Piccadilly Circus

London Underground Tube lines: Bakerloo, Piccadilly

Directions Directions from Piccadilly Circus :

The theatre can be seen on Piccadilly Circus next to the Eros statue.

Rail Nearest rail: Charing Cross

Buses Bus routes: (Haymarket) 3, 6, 12, 13, 19, 23, 38, 88, 139; (Regent Street) 14, 15, 22, 94, 159, 453

Night Buses Night buses: (Haymarket) 6, 12, 23, 88, 139, 159, N3, N13, N18, N19, N38, N97, N136, N550, N551; (Regent Street) 14, 94, 159, 453, N15, N22, N109

Parking Parking: Leicester Square, Whitcomb Street (3 mins)

Congestion Charge In congestion zone?: Yes

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